• Finding Success in Reapplying

    During my orientation week, there was a quote from one of our guest speakers that resonated with me: “Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be.” I learned…

    The Languages of ICO

    When I came to ICO, I was amazed by how diverse my class was. My new peers were from every stretch of the United States and…

    Watching Cataract Surgery

    As optometrists, we see plenty of cataracts. It is common to see patients with all types of cataracts, and we have to administer tests to determine…

    What A Difference a Year Makes

    The notion of linear time may be nothing more than our minds’ way of categorizing information into a chronicle.* Theories suggest that “everything that has occurred, is…

    OD vs MD: My Decision

    I am often asked, “Why optometry? Why not general medicine or ophthalmology?” My answer is simple. It wasn’t the time difference or the lifestyle. I am intrigued by…

    What is SOLutioN?

    When I joined the ICO Private Practice Club, I heard about this meeting called SOLutioN. I really had no idea what it was, and to be honest, first…